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  1. New orchid: 'Lophiaris silverarum' is known to grow only in central PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... confusing taxonomic group," said Silvera, who joined the lab of Norman Ellstrand, a professor of genetics at UC Riverside, in 2011. "People who specialize in the Orchid Family usually spend years naming different species based on DNA and morphology. ...

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  2. Anne Irene Elizabeth FulgoniRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    She graduated with a master's degree in psychology at Chico State College in 1973 and studied and worked at the University of California, Riverside, with a specialization in neurochemistry.

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  3. Administrators from County Schools office to receive regional awardsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Desert Dispatch

    SAN BERNARDINO San Bernardino County Superintendent Gary Thomas will be among four representatives of the County Schools' office to be recipients of this year's Association of California School Administrators' Region 12 spring awards at a ceremony on April 21 at the San Bernardino Hilton.

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  4. BASEBALL: UCR 4, UC Davis 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... the sting of a six-game losing streak, it's a Big West Conference series sweep. After its recent struggles, the UC Riverside baseball team was in dire need of a big weekend and the Highlanders got it - completing a three-game sweep of UC Davis with ...

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  5. Austin Grebeck plays hero again as No. 23 Oregon completes sweep of Washington StateRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... five hits, one run, walked one and struck out six a week after allowing three runs in four innings against UC Riverside. Krook will likely miss the upcoming weekend -- Horton said the team will find out the results of a second opinion on the ...

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  6. UCD roundup: Aggie baseball swept away by HighlandersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Davis Enterprise

    The UC Davis baseball team held a slim lead entering the top of the sixth, but host UC Riverside rallied from two runs down to sweep a three-game series from Aggies with a 4-2 win Saturday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.

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  7. TRACK & FIELD: Martinez eighth in Mt. SAC 5000mRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... at the Mt. SAC Relays last year and set a meet and stadium record in the 1,500 meters, it was clear the former UC Riverside star had arrived on the world stage. At the time, her mark of 4:04.86 was the fastest in the world and she was just getting ...

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  8. How to avoid mosquito bites — and diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Seattle Times

    Oh, the perils of vacationing in mosquito territory. Those little bloodsuckers have made a meal of me around the globe, and I've longed for a definitive guide to repelling them.

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  9. Hype Springs EternalRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    Over the years, numerous friends and many in my audience have suggested that my ability to forecast future events correctly must mean I'm some sort of genius.

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  10. Lawns: Best warm-season grasses for drought conditionsRead the original story

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    UC Riverside has been researching and developing drought-tolerant turfgrass for the Southern California climate since the 1950s.

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  11. Sandra Stotsky Responds to Criticism of Common Core OpponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Breitbart.com

    Writing at National Review Online , American Enterprise Institute's Rick Hess and Mike McShane make the complaint that critics of Common Core have not come up with the next steps to "repeal and replace" for states that want to restore academic integrity to their K-12 curriculum in English language arts and mathematics.

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  12. TRACK & FIELD: Martinez finishes eighth in Mt. SAC 5000mRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... at the Mt. SAC Relays last year and set a meet and stadium record in the 1,500 meters, it was clear the former UC Riverside star had arrived on the world stage. At the time, her mark of 4:04.86 was the fastest in the world and she was just getting ...

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  13. Sac State baseball hammers UC Davis 15-7 to extend win streak to seven gamesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... ral others – he played 18 – as they try to regroup for Big West play Thursday through Saturday at UC Riverside.

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  14. BASEBALL: Redlands East Valley dominates, beats Cajon 12-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Acosta is a strong pitcher because he's shut us down before, so we had a different gameplan," said Sheehan, a UC Riverside commit. "He likes to get ahead early so we were swinging at his first pitches. Usually we like to see some pitches in the ...

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  15. CORONA: Sea of butterflies takes flight near freewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... or two weeks, depending on how much they ate as caterpillars, said Douglas Yanega, senior museum scientist in UC Riverside's Department of Entomology. With 1.5-inch wingspans, the butterflies cover long distances -- most flittering dozens of miles ...

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  16. Two students selected to work on Hubble Scope ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    ... Sanchez, 21, of Lake Elsinore, and Sayed Thurab, 30, of Murrieta, were chosen by Hubble Scope Team Members from UC Riverside in March. The students will work with instructors, scientists, and students from Riverside Community College District's ... 1 comment

  17. Creating a Graphene-Metal Sandwich to Improve ElectronicsRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | PowerPulse

    Researchers have discovered that creating a graphene-copper-graphene "sandwich" strongly enhances the heat conducting properties of copper, a discovery that could further help in the downscaling of electronics.

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  18. Indigenous Choreographers at RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | PressReleasePoint

    Indigenous choreographers and dance scholars from the United States and New Zealand will gather at the University of California, Riverside April 29-May 2 to explore connections between traditional and contemporary dance and Native traditions, spiritual healing and understandings of how to live as a Native person in the world.

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  19. UC Riverside Named to Princeton Review Green College ListRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... a class="active">UC Riverside Named to Princeton Review Green College List

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  20. Stunning New Orchid Species DiscoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | LiveScience

    A gorgeous species of orchid in Panama has a new name - it was named after the family of the researcher who discovered the flower.

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